Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos To Receive Nearly $100K Yearly Pension Despite Corruption ConvictionSkelos and his son were found guilty of eight counts of bribery, extortion and conspiracy.
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Put In For Pension Day After ConvictionIn spite of his felony corruption conviction on Monday, former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver may still be able to collect his state pension.
Cuomo Says Silver Conviction Sends Loud, Clear Message: 'You Will Get Caught'The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics and provoked fresh calls to overhaul a government with a long history of corruption.
Sheldon Silver Found Guilty On All Counts In Corruption TrialFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was found guilty on all counts Monday afternoon in his federal trial on charges of bribery, extortion and money laundering.
Deliberations Adjourned At Trial Of Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver For Holiday BreakJurors worked through the morning on Wednesday before adjourning for the long holiday weekend.
'Stressed Out' Juror Asks To Be Excused From Sheldon Silver DeliberationsIn her note, the juror said she had a different opinion and view than other jurors "and it is making me feel very, very uncomfortable." Other jurors, she said, were telling her she was not using her common sense.
Prosecutor: Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Took BribesA federal prosecutor says former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was involved in bribery schemes that made him millions of dollars.
Prosecutors Rest Case In Sheldon Silver Corruption TrialProsecutors rested Wednesday in the corruption trial of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Sheldon Silver's Attorney Cross-Examines Prosecution's Star Witness In Corruption TrialSilver's attorney tried to discredit Dr. Robert Taub's contention that Silver, 71, gave him state grants for cancer research in exchange for the doctor steering patients to Silver's law firm.
Doctor Testifies He Referred Cases To Silver’s Law Firm In Order To Get Research FundingA key witness for the prosecution took the stand in the corruption trial of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.
Opening Statements Begin In Trial Of Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon SilverA prosecutor has kicked off former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's corruption trial by saying he used his "enormous power'' to make about $5 million illegally.
Ex-New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's Corruption Trial UnderwayJury selection is underway in the corruption trial of a former New York Assembly speaker charged with accepting nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks.
Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver: I Will Be Vindicated After TrialFormer New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver says he believes he will be vindicated after his corruption trial.
Due To Charges, Ex-Speaker Silver Declines To Report Outside IncomeFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has declined to report his outside income on a state disclosure form, citing federal charges that he collected nearly $4 million in kickbacks.
Trial Date Set For Indicted Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon SilverA November trial date was set Tuesday for the corruption case against former New York state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who after pleading not guilty insisted that he will vindicated.